Clavey, William

Outlets:,, RPM+, Jalopnik, CBC Radio, Clavey's Corner Inc., The Drive


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Formerly a technical writer, William has always aspired of one day becoming an automotive journalist. Fed up of occupying jobs that no longer stimulated him, he opened up a blog and started writing about his passion: cars. Over time, his blog, Clavey’s Corner, grew and became recognized across the country by important people in the industry. Over a period of two years, William Clavey has driven over 100 different cars.

He then started writing for Jalopnik, a controversial American car website, where he became known internationally for his humoristic and censor-free writing style. William is now a freelancer who collaborates to a wide variety of Canadian and American media outlets. Fluently bilingual in both English and French, he also actively collaborates to Québecois media outlets and has an active presence on Radio-Canada (CBC Radio).

Recent Articles:

  1. 2020 Chevrolet Blazer Is A Fantastic Car Wearing The Wrong Name

    William Clavey

    William Clavey takes the 2020 Chevrolet Blazer out for a spin. While he likes the vehicle he's driving, he's not totally sure about the name.

  2. 2020 Ram 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel Could Very Well Be The Perfect Truck

    William Clavey

    William Clavey drives the 2020 Ram 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel and can't find a reason to buy anything else in this class. Find out why in his latest review.

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  4. 2020 Mercedes-Benz A250 Is The Fresh German Hatchback We Need

    William Clavey

    The 2020 Mercedes-Benz A250 is only offered in Canada for North America. William Clavey explains why it's a fantastic rival to the Golf GTI.

  5. We Played Gran Turismo Sport with Nissan Engineers –

    William Clavey

    We played Gran Turismo Sport with Nissan engineers, talked about the 400Z and new product strategy to update its entire lineup.

  6. On a joué à Gran Turismo Sport avec Nissan, et voici ce qu’on a appris

    William Clavey


  7. KIA Niro Électrique | Montréal-Manic-5 En Moins D'une Journée l'Hiver, C'est Possible?

    William Clavey

    Voici le projet le plus ambitieux jamais réalisé par l’équipe d’AutoPassion! Nous avons décidé de tester l’autonomie du Kia Niro EV 2020 en tentant de nous r...

  8. 2020 Chevrolet Silverado High Country Duramax –

    William Clavey

    2020 Chevrolet Silverado High Country Duramax: Passion is what makes a buyer sign the check, something rivals have understood better than GM when putting together their latest workhorses.

  9. 2020 Chevrolet Traverse Is GM's Minivan Minus Sliding Doors

    William Clavey

    The 2020 Chevrolet Traverse is an underrated three-row SUV that deserves more attention. William Clavey drove it and explains why in his latest review.

  10. Head to Head: 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Elevation Duramax vs 2020 RAM 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel –

    William Clavey

    Head to Head 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Elevation Duramax vs 2020 RAM 1500 Rebel EcoDiesel: But consumers don’t buy engineering, they buy value.

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